Category Archives: Hahn School of Nursing

Congratulations MEPN Class of 2020

Dear MEPN Class of 2020, You have accomplished something exceptional, and you should be very proud. So many people are going to be blessed, not only because of what you have studied, learned and experienced, but because of your devotion … Continue reading

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Welcome to 2020 – The Year of the Nurse

In recognition of the 200th anniversary of the birth of Florence Nightingale, The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared 2020 as The Year of the Nurse and the Midwife (YONM). Ernest Grant, president of American Nurses Association encourages all nurses to … Continue reading

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Global Health Update

This post is written by guest writer and MEPN student, Ryan Adames As the Hahn School of Nursing (HSON) continues to conduct volunteer medical trips in Tijuana, the program is pursuing a new partnership with Refugee Health Alliance (RHA). RHA … Continue reading

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MEPNs Help Build A Flu-Free Community

It has been a busy couple of weeks for first year MEPN students. Having recently learned, in the lab, how to administer intramuscular injections students had an opportunity to practice their new skills by administering Flu shots to USD students, … Continue reading

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Monarch placement adds depth to MEPN experience

written by guest writers and 2nd year MEPNs- Dena Bisgaier, Augustus Leveque-Eichhorn, Jacquelyn Gaynor, Kelly Huerta, Arielle Sima , Mariah Winters, and Samantha Joy Zamora¬† During the summer and fall semesters of the second year in the MEPN program, USD … Continue reading

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MEPNs continue work in La Morita, Mexico

This post is written by guest writer and MEPN student, Jessica Erickson This past weekend, twelve MEPN students escaped the stress of their summer semester and jumped at the opportunity to teach at an educational health fair in La Morita, … Continue reading

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Congratulations to MEPN Class or 2019

Dear MEPN grads, Just a short note to say congratulations on a job well done.  Best of luck to you as you are studying for the NCLEX, participating in job interviews, and starting your new grad positions.  All of us, … Continue reading

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GNSA welcomes 2019-2020 newly elected officers

Congratulations to the newly elected GNSA officers for 2019-2020 school year. Kudos to all of you for taking on leadership roles in the School of Nursing. Can’t wait to see what you have planned for the year to come.

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Did you know, curiosity can be a HIPAA violation?

Dozens of employees at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, were reportedly fired last week, accused of violating the HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996) by accessing the electronic health record (EHR) of former “Empire” actor Jussie … Continue reading

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South Korean nursing students visit USD

This post is written by 2nd year MEPN, and guest writer, Natalie Marsh Two weeks after returning from our incredible trip to South Korea, MEPN students were excited to welcome our South Korean Buddies from¬†Chung-Ang University, Seoul to the University … Continue reading

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